AECOM Business Analyst – Financial Planning in Los Angeles, California

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

As part of a team responsible for the global management of company-wide Business Analytics & Forecasting systems, we are looking for a Business Analyst that will help drive our planning & reporting toolsets to the next level. As a member of the Corporate FP&A group and holding a key role in the Business Analytics team, you will be responsible for supporting our Planning tool and Business Intelligence environments through working with both the technical teams and our finance end user community.


  • Assist with the development of Planning and Reporting Applications to support the company’s planning, forecasting and monthly reporting processes

  • Administer various components of the Financial Planning Applications including security assignment and dimensional maintenance

  • Manage enterprise wide hierarchies and organizational structures to support the planning and reporting tool sets

  • Work directly with finance and operations staff in defining needs and documenting requirements

  • Provide End User Support and determine best course of action

  • Build out training documentation and provide assistance to users in various data analysis techniques

  • Utilize modeling techniques to effectively present data flow to users and help reconcile gaps in various systems

Minimum Requirements

  • A Degree in Business Related and/or Computer Science related subjects with an interest in Financial Modeling

  • Two or more years of finance experience

  • Knowledge of relational and dimensional data structures

  • Strong analytical capabilities coupled with a client service mentality

  • Ability to document data requirements

  • Excellent presentation skills and the ability to communicate complex information clearly

  • Experience in Planning and or reporting tools such as Cognos, Tableau, BPC, TM1, Essbase, etc.

  • Modeling experience including but not limited to building models utilizing advanced excel functions, VBAs and macros

  • Strong interest in advancing skills to be a technical and financial hybrid expert

Preferred Qualifications

  • Local candidates preferred (Los Angeles)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line AECOM Corporate

Business Group Corporate

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194869BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.